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NTUC to match PMEs to new jobs ahead of displacement

Its Job Security Council will work with training partners to provide relevant training if a skill gap exists

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Labour chief Ng Chee Meng says job security means providing workers with what they need for skills progression and job placement, which will improve their work prospects in an ever-changing economy.

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THE labour movement is piloting an initiative to match soon-to-be-displaced white-collared workers with new jobs in a bid to minimise the duration of unemployment.

The NTUC Job Security Council (JSC) will place professionals, managers and executives (PMEs) into new jobs...